May 5th BioBlitz Results
The May 5th BioBlitz results are in: 304 species!
This event to ID species was held at the Weiler-Leopold Nature Reserve/Black Rock Barrens. The taxon list from the FNR and NICHES Land Trust bioblitz at NICHES' Black Rock Barrens and Weiler-Leopold properties can be requested by contacting Steve Kimble, FNR graduate research assistant.
This event organized by Purdue University Forestry and Natural Resources Graduate Student Council was a great success as fish, herps, birds, mammals, insects, trees and plants were identified. Fellowship along with learning identification skills were enjoyed by all.
To view photo album from this event, FNR GSC BioBlitz.
Watch the FNR Calendar for future BioBlitz events organized by the FNR Graduate Student Council.
If you would like to participate in a BioBlitz feel free to join the BioBlitz scheduled July 20-21, 2012 at the Kankakee Sands Efroymson Family Tallgrass Prairie Restoration, the Conrad Savanna Preserve, and the Conrad Station Preserve in Newton County, Indiana. Sponsored by The Nature Conervancy and the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (INDNR). For more information view the FNR Calendar.